Traits:Plankton

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Planktonic (plankton)

Planktonic (plankton): Living in the fluid medium (water or air) but unable to maintain their position or distribution independently of the movement of the water/air mass (adapted from Lincoln et al., 1998).


  • Planktonic (plankton)

References: 
  • Lincoln, R., Boxshall, G. & Clark, P., 1998. A dictionary of ecology, evolution and systematics (2nd ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University of Press.


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Facts about "Plankton"
CollectionTraits:Distribution Descriptors +
Concept typeProperty +
DefinitionLiving in the fluid medium (water or air) but unable to maintain their position or distribution independently of the movement of the water/air mass (adapted from Lincoln et al., 1998). +
Free textDefinition requires confirmation +
Is trait ofTraits:EnvironmentalPosition +
LabelPlanktonic (plankton) +
ReferenceLincoln, R., Boxshall, G. & Clark, P., 1998. A dictionary of ecology, evolution and systematics (2nd ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University of Press. +
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http://www.marinespecies.org/traits/Plankton +